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In-room safe, individually decorated, desk, blackout curtains
In-room safe, individually decorated, desk, blackout curtains

4.6/5 Wonderful

Guests rated this property 4.6/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Air conditioning
  • Breakfast Available
  • Housekeeping

Explore the area

    Popular LocationYudanaka Hot Spring10 min walk
    Popular LocationShibu14 min walk
    Popular LocationSake Storehouse and Museum3 min drive

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  • Japanese Style Room, Non Smoking, Mountain View

    Room amenities

    • 35 sq m
    • Mountain view
    • Sleeps 4
    More detailsJapanese Style Room, Non Smoking, Mountain View

About this area


Located in Yamanouchi, Hotel Tsubakino is near a train station. Shibu and Dragon King Mountain Park are worth visiting if an activity is on the agenda, while those wishing to experience the area's natural beauty can explore Jigokudani Monkey Park and Onumaike Pond. M-Wave Olympic Memorial Arena and Taikan Bonsai Museum are also worth visiting. Take in the nearby slopes with a ski area and skiing, or try out other outdoor activities such as snowmobiling and snowshoeing. Our guests appreciate the ryokan's quiet location.
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Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Yudanaka Hot Spring - 10 min walk
  • Shibu - 14 min walk
  • Sake Storehouse and Museum - 3 min drive
  • Jigokudani Monkey Park - 7 min drive
  • Japan Clay Dolls Museum - 12 min drive

Getting around

  • Yudanaka Station - 2 min walk
  • Iiyama Station - 15 min drive


  • Where to eat
  • Tsubakino – Serves breakfast and dinner. Reservations required. Kids' menu available.

About this property

Hotel Tsubakino

3.5-star ryokan, walk to Yudanaka Hot Spring
This ryokan features a coffee shop/café, coffee/tea in a common area and a meeting room. Free WiFi in public areas, free valet parking and free train station pick-up are also provided. Additionally, free newspapers, a fireplace at reception and gift shops/newsstands are on-site. All rooms are individually decorated and offer free WiFi and free newspapers. For a bit of entertainment, LCD TVs come with satellite channels, and guests will also find fridges and hairdryers.
Hotel Tsubakino offers 24 forms of air-conditioned accommodation with a safe and free newspapers. This individually decorated accommodation includes desks. LCD televisions come with satellite channels.

Bathrooms include a combined bath/shower unit, bidets, complimentary toiletries and hairdryers. This Yamanouchi ryokan provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.
Public bath/onsen services include an indoor mineral hot spring (onsen). This service features separate men's and women's areas.

Property amenities


  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Free self parking
  • Free valet parking
  • Free train station pick-up shuttle

Food and drink

  • Local cuisine breakfast available for a fee daily 7:00 AM–9:00 AM: JPY 1800 for adults and JPY 1500 for children
  • 1 coffee shop/cafe
  • Coffee/tea in a common area

Things to do

  • Hot springs

Family friendly

  • Fridge


  • Lift
  • Free newspapers in reception
  • Front-desk safe
  • Gift shop/newsstand
  • Vending machine

Guest services

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Luggage storage

Languages spoken

  • English
  • Japanese

Business services

  • 1 meeting room


  • Indoor mineral hot springs (onsen)
  • Outdoor mineral hot springs (onsen)
  • Separate men/women areas in public bath


  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel


  • Designated smoking areas
  • Fireplace in reception

Room amenities


  • Air conditioning
  • Blackout drapes/curtains


  • Bidet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower/bathtub combination


  • LCD TV
  • Satellite channels

Food and drink

  • Fridge


  • Desk
  • Free newspapers
  • Individually decorated
  • Safe



Check-in between 2 PM and 10 PM


Check-out before 11 AM

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open daily from 7 AM - 10 PM
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation
Guests booked in Half Board rates must check-in by 7 PM to receive dinner. No refunds will be issued for any unused portion of the rate plan.

Access methods

Staffed front desk


Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
Cots (infant beds) are not available

Payment types at the property

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Fee for local cuisine breakfast: JPY 1800 for adults and JPY 1500 for children (approximately)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property
Meals are not served for infants and children age 1-5 in the Breakfast Included or Half Board rate plans.

We should mention

This property offers transfers from the train station; guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
The Japanese Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare requires all international visitors to submit their passport number and nationality when registering at any lodging facility (inns, hotels, motels, etc. ); additionally, lodging proprietors are required to photocopy passports for all registering guests and keep the photocopy on file

Property is also known as

Hotel Tsubakino Yamanouchi
Hotel Tsubakino
Tsubakino Yamanouchi
Hotel Tsubakino Japan/Yamanouchi-Machi, Nagano Prefecture
Hotel Tsubakino Ryokan
Hotel Tsubakino Yamanouchi
Hotel Tsubakino Ryokan Yamanouchi

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Hotel Tsubakino and receive a full refund?
Yes, Hotel Tsubakino offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Hotel Tsubakino cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
Is Hotel Tsubakino pet-friendly?
No, pets are not allowed at this property.
How much is parking at Hotel Tsubakino?
Self-parking and valet parking are free at this property.
What time is check-in at Hotel Tsubakino?
Check-in is from 2 PM to 10 PM.
What time is check-out at Hotel Tsubakino?
Checkout is at 11 AM.
Where is Hotel Tsubakino located?
Situated in Yamanouchi, this ryokan is within a 15-minute walk of Yudanaka Hot Spring and Shibu. Jigokudani Monkey Park and Dragon King Mountain Park are also within 9 mi (15 km). Yudanaka Station is only a 2-minute walk.
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Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
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Absolutely excellent. Great onsen with views of the mountains. Staff is very helpful.
Stayed 3 nights in Feb 2020

5/5 Excellent

Stayed 1 night in Feb 2020

5/5 Excellent

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What a beautiful hotel. A relaxing peaceful haven, it’s been a highlight of our trip.
Stayed 1 night in Jan 2020

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with group
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The open air onsen was amazing, staff was helpful.
Stayed 1 night in Dec 2019

4/5 Good

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Stayed 3 nights in Aug 2018